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Arathi Govind

Alumni News

Arathi Govind (MM, Ethnomusicology, 2012) received her PhD in ethnomusicology from the University of California, Berkeley in August of 2019 with a dissertation entitled "'An Undeniable Presence': Racial Justice Work among South Asian American Musi

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Rebecca Geoffroy-Schwinden

American Musicological Society M. Elizabeth C. Bartlet Award

At the American Musicological Society Annual Meeting, Prof. Rebecca Dowd Geoffroy-Schwinden received the M. Elizabeth C.

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Cynthia Gonzales (MM, Music Theory, 1990)

Alumni News

Dr. Cynthia Gonzales (MM, Music Theory, 1990) was one of only three professors across the Texas State University System to win a Regents' Teacher Award from TSU System's Board of Regents in 2019. 

James Parsons (PhD 1992)

Alumni News

James Parsons (PhD, Musicology, 1992) presented his scholarly paper "Beethoven’s Choral Finale and Schiller’s 'Exclusionary' Second Strophe" at the Eighth New Beet

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Cathy Ragland

Grant Award

Dr. Cathy Ragland has received a grant from the Rea Charitable Trust to support the development of and programming for the Mariachi Ensemble.  

Mark Spicer (BM 1987, MM 1990)

Alumni News

Mark Spicer (BM 1987, MM 1990), Professor of Music at Hunter College and the

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MHTE Activity at National Conferences

Our faculty, students, and alumni presented 13 papers and chaired several sessions at these national conferences: American Musicological Society, Society for Ethnomusicology, and Society for Music Theory.  Click read more for more information!

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